Peggy shows her friends how to tell the time. (R)
Animation featuring the Tasmanian Devil. (R)
7.45 Tom and Jerry Kids
High-speed cat-and-mouse chases. (R)
8.05 The Really Wild Show
Encounters with a zoo-owning policeman, two children who keep badgers and a boy obsessed with birdsong. (R) (S)
8.35 The Mask
Pretorius is out to get Stanley. (R) (S)
Spurned lovers vent their spleen on the debate show. (R) (S)
Followed by News (S) and Weather
Russell Harris erects a dividing wall in a bathroom. Sean Rafferty has home-security advice. (R) (S)
Two more teams of amateur collectors try to select and sell bargain antiques. (R) (S) (W) Followed by News (S) and Weather
Western starring Robert Mitchum , Barbara Bel Geddes and Robert Preston. A cowhand agrees to help out an old friend in a feud, realising too late he's become embroiled in a scheme to cheat a wealthy cattleman.
Director Robert Wise (1948)
(BW) (S) Films: pp 48-53 ***
Amy Lufton Barbara:
A Woman among Friends. Alex and Elaine try reconciling Tony and Bobby, whose friendship founders after they fall for the same woman. For cast see Wednesday (R) (S)
Tips on beauty and health with Lowri Turner. (S)
Ends 1.30. A triple bill of ursine fun for very young children. (R)
Animated canine antics. (R)
A postcard from a holiday destination.
Comedy. From an ill-fated family of gamblers, Mary Audrey is still willing to chance marriage to dice-rolling Larry Scott - with the double proviso that he changes his ways, and that if he gambles again, she will divorce him.
Director Edwin L Marin (1946)
(BW)(S) Films: pp 48-53**
Older Parents. Esther Rantzen asks if the current trend for having children later in life is the new way ahead for parenthood. (R) (S)
Ainsley Harriott hosts the beat-the-clock cookery challenge.
Elimination quiz show hosted by Anne Robinson. (S) (W)
Kate Thomton and Matt Smith report from Providence, Rhode
Island, as the world's top skateboarders compete for glory. Coverage concludes tomorrow at 6.45pm (S)
Earshot. Buffy overhears a potential killer plotting to murder Sunnydale High students.
Repeated tomorrow at 12 midnight (S)
Birthday Boy. It's Terry's birthday and nobody seems to care, but Bob is planning a surprise party for him.
Written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais ; Producer James Gilbert (R) (S)
Julian Tutt observes RAF fast-jet crews training with weapons, while Helen Young takes a ride on Snoopy, the Met Office's weather-investigation aircraft, and in south-west France,
Alain de Cadenet takes to the skies in his vintage biplane. Executive producer Peter Hylton Cleaver (S) (W)
An episode from the Top Gear host's 1998 series, in which he has an unsettling ride in an F-15 fighter plane, goes drag-racing in Lapland and joins in a combine harvester race.
Producers Richard Pearson and Andy Wilman (R) (S)
Guests including Boris Johnson , Glenda Jackson and Gyles Brandreth join Angus Deayton , Ian Hislop and Paul Merton in this compilation of recent highlights from the news quiz. Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Colin Swash (R) (S) (W)
Old-school comic Bernard Manning and Spice Girl Mel G help tackle the subject of rudeness in another of Mark Lamarr 's broadsides on contemporary issues.
Director John L Spencer ; Series producer Richard Wilson (S) (W)
Jubilee. The squad are asked to look after an important family. Former EastEnder Patsy Palmer guest-stars. See Choice.
Written and produced by Dominic Anciano , Hugo Blick and Ray Burdis
Directors Dominic Anciano and Ray Burdis (S) (W) BBC VIDEO: Operation Good Guys: Series One. £15.99, from retailers
Det Insp Beach:
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PC Mark Kemp:
The day's news stories, presented by Jeremy Vine.
Including, at 11.00, News headlines. (S)
Concluding the series about the colourful world of gambling. Ramsden 's Return. In the eighties high-flyer Terry Ramsden was an extravagant racecourse punter. But in 1992 he was declared bankrupt and imprisoned. This film follows Ramsden, now released and still a keen gambler, as he tries making inroads into e-commerce.
Director Alison Millar (S) (W)
Deborah Bull introduces the first of three modern-dance showcases, which are linked by a North American theme. Steptext. The Royal Ballet perform William Forsythe 's work to the strains of Bach's Chaconne in D minor for solo violin.
Director Ross MacGibbon ; Executive producer Bob Lockyer Series continues on Saturday with Merce Cunningham : a Lifetime of Dance (S) (W)
Followed by Forty Eight Preludes and Fugues Angela Hewitt plays Bach's Prelude and Fugue in B flat minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2 No 22). (S) (W)
Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 The Next Big Thing Defying Death
1.00 Healing the Whole (S) 81800 1.30 Background Brief-
Testing the Best 9484038 1.45 What Have the Seventies Ever
Done for Us? 3329651 2.00 Lost Worlds (S) 44903 2.30 Stress (S) 63038 3.00 Missing the Meaning (S)
Teenagers and Families 3.30 Being a Teenager 5
Languages 4.00 Discovering Portuguese (parts 5-6); French on a Plate: Provence
Work Essentials 5.00 Media and Press
Open University 6.00 Rapid Climate Change (S) 48564 6.30 Earth, Life and Humanity Ends 7.00am. (S)